UT – Squirrel Meets World Signing

Shannon Hale and Dean Hale appear at The King’s English on Tuesday February 7, 2017 at 7:00 PM to sign The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl: Squirrel Meets World.

Shannon Hale and Dean Hale are the award-winning husband-and-wife team behind the Princess in Black series, illustrated by LeUyen Pham. Shannon Hale is also the author of the Newbery Honor novel Princess Academy as well as the New York Times best-selling series Ever After High.

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The King’s English
1511 South 1500 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84105
(801) 484-9100

Salt Lake Comic Con (September 2017)

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Convention Name
Salt Lake Comic Con 2017
Convention Website Address
http://www.saltlakecomiccon.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
09/21/2017
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
09/23/2017
About This Convention
Salt Lake Comic Con returns to the Salt Palace September 21 through September 23, 2017.
This year’s event is shaping up to be bigger and better than ever before.
Join more than 120,000 other attendees and immerse yourself in a weekend full of comic books, cosplay, science fiction, fantasy, horror, Hollywood, anime and other pop culture phenomena.
Come find out why Stan Lee called Salt Lake Comic Con “the greatest comic con in the world!”
Venue Name and Address
100 S W Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Salt Lake City, Utah 84101
United States
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Projected Attendance
120,000
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Book Festival
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
Guests
Guests will be announced soon.

Salt Lake Comic Con FanX™ (March 2017)

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Convention Name
Salt Lake Comic Con FanX™ 2017
Convention Website Address
http://saltlakecomiccon.com/
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
03/17/2017
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
03/18/2017
About This Convention
There are many comic cons around the country and the world, but there is only one FanX™. Back by popular demand… Salt Lake Comic Con is excited to announce Salt Lake Comic Con FanX™ 2017!

The main goal of FanX™ 2017 is to produce an intimate, fun, family-oriented, unique, and even MORE AFFORDABLE FanXperience for our attendees. FanX™ 2017 takes place at the Salt Palace Convention Center during St. Patrick’s Day weekend.

Venue Name and Address
Salt Palace Convention Center
100 S W Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
United States
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Projected Attendance
50,000
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Book Festival
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
Guests
Guests will be announced beginning January 2017.

FanX

UT – An Evening with Kevin Smith

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Kevin Smith appears at Wiseguys Comedy Club on Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 9:30 PM! Tickets available at the link…

A writer, comedian, podcaster, and film director, KEVIN SMITH has written and directed numerous films, including Clerks, Chasing Amy, Dogma, Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back, Red State, Tusk, and Yoga Hosers; Creator of AMC’s Comic Book Men; authored Silent Bob Speaks, Shootin’ the Sh*t with Kevin Smith, My Boring-Ass Life and most recently Tough Sh*t: Life Advice from a Fat,Lazy Slob Who Did Good. He can be heard daily at smodcast.com, a vast network of podcasts.

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Wiseguys Comedy Club
194 S 400 W, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101
(801) 532-5233

UT – Diary of a Wimpy Kid #11 Signing

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Jeff Kinney, bestselling author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, will visit Salt Lake City on his Wimpy Kid North American Tour to celebrate the release of Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down (Book 11) on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 6:00 PM.

THIS IS A TICKETED EVENT. With each purchase of Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down you will receive two general admission tickets to Jeff’s presentation and one pre-signed copy of the new book.

Books will be pre-signed. SORRY, NO PERSONALIZATIONS.

Doors will open at 5 p.m. Your book(s) and tickets will be at WILL CALL at Kennedy Jr. High. Signed copies will not be available at The King’s English until the day after the event.

GET YOUR COPY NOW! Pre-order your signed copy of Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down today, by either calling the store at 801-484-9100 or ordering online.

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Kennedy Junior High School
4495 South 4800 West Salt Lake City, UT 84120

UT – Black Widow: Red Vengeance Signing

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Margaret Stohl appears alongside Ryan North, Marguerite Bennett, Kate Leth, Shannon Hale, and Dean Hale at the Provo City Library on Thursday, October 13th at 7:00 PM to sign Black Widow: Red Vengeance!  The Avengers’ iconic master spy returns in this sequel to Forever Red.

Places in the signing line are reserved for those who purchase a copy of Black Widow: Red Vengeance from The King’s English.

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Provo City Library
550 N University Ave, Provo, Utah 84601
(801) 852-6650

UT – Little Bot & Sparrow Signing

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Press Release:

Join local author and illustrator, Jake Parker, for a reading and signing of his new picture book, Little Bot and Sparrow, at the King’s English on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 11:00 AM.

When Little Bot is thrown out with the garbage, he meets his first true friend, a bird named Sparrow, who takes him under her wing. Sparrow teaches Little Bot about the perils of flying, her wild world, and the importance of dreaming.

As winter arrives, Sparrow must leave and fly south, and they share a tearful good bye. Little Bot revisits where he and Sparrow shared happy memories, and that night, for the first time, he dreams–of him and Sparrow taking flight together.

Places in the signing line are reserved for those who purchase a copy of Little Bot and Sparrow from The King’s English.

GET YOUR COPY NOW! Pre-order your signed copy of Little Bot and Sparrow today, by either calling the store at 801-484-9100 or ordering online. Please specify if you will be attending the event and if you want your book personalized.

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The King’s English
1511 South 1500 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84105
(801) 484-9100

UT – Comics Squad: Lunch Signing

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Join local author and illustrator Nathan Hale at The King’s English Bookshop on Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 2:00 PM for a reading and signing of, Comic Squad: Lunch!

Calling all kidz! Do you like comics? Do you like laughing till milk comes out of your nose?! Look no further—do we have the book for you! All your favorite comic characters are right here in one book, including the Peanuts gang, Babymouse, and Lunch Lady. This all-star tribute to classic Sunday comics includes eight sidesplitting, action-packed stories about every kid’s favorite subject—LUNCH!

Lunchtime can be fun, wild, yummy, or complete chaos! And in this second collection of comics, it is definitely hilarious.

Places in the signing line are reserved for those who purchase a copy of Comic Squad: Lunch! from The King’s English.

GET YOUR COPY NOW! Pre-order your signed copy of Comic Squad: Lunch! today, by either calling the store at 801-484-9100 or ordering online. Please specify if you will be attending the event and if you want your book personalized.

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The King’s English Bookshop
1511 S 1500 E, Salt Lake City, Utah 84105
(801) 484-9100

UT – An Evening with Neil Gaiman

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gaimanNeil Gaiman appears on Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at the Eccles Center Main Stage!

Press Release:

Bestselling and award-winning author Neil Gaiman comes to the stage with decidedly more than an ability to spin a good yarn. He creates and he inspires. His work extends from fiction and comics to screenplays, song lyrics, poetry, journalism and multimedia works. A self-described “feral child who was raised in libraries,” Gaiman’s bestselling fantasy novel, American Gods, took the Hugo, Nebula, Bram Stoker, and Locus awards—as did his bestselling young adult story, Coraline.

Tickets available at the link…

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Eccles Center
1750 Kearns Blvd, Park City, Utah 84060

 

UT – Neal Adams Signing

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Press Release:

Dr. Volt’s is proud to announce that legendary artist Neal Adams will be signing in store Wednesday, January 28 at 4:00pm to 7:00pm. The first autograph is free, (Additional autographs are $10each) Portfolios, Art Prints, Books and Sketches will be available for purchase! He is also taking on commissions so now is the time to get a piece of art drawn up by Neal Adams.

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Dr. Volt’s Comics
2043 E 3300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84109
(801) 485-6114

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